How to Position, Resize and Rotate the Overlays on your Video

Positioning and Resizing Overlays

You can position text wherever you want by clicking the text overlay on the clip and dragging it to your preferred position.

Step 1: Click the text overlay on your video.

Step 2: Click and drag the bottom-right handle of the text overlay.

Rotating Overlays

You can directly rotate any text, image, shape, or icon that you add as overlays to your video.

Here’s how you can rotate your text overlays on your video:

Step 1: Select the text overlay on your clip on the canvas.

Step 2: Once the clip is highlighted, Hover over the rotate icon at the bottom of the text overlay and click and drag to the left or right to rotate.

Step 3: You can adjust your overlays' rotation from the Properties panel on the left. Click on the ‘rotate’ tab and rotate your clips.

Note - The property panel gives you the ability to change the properties of anything you can select from your project's canvas and timeline

Click on the ‘Rotate' icon at the bottom of the properties panel to rotate your clip.

You can also adjust the rotation to a specific angle.

You can also rotate image overlays or shape and icon overlays similarly! Here’s what rotating an image overlay looks like: